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Julia Carretero

Offering goods or services online may be decisive in determining territorial jurisdiction

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

Grifols, SA filed a lawsuit before the Barcelona courts against Algoritmos Procesos y Diseños, SA (APD) for infringement of a patent which protected a blister pack handling machine.

David R Hamill

Trump announces 10% tariff on $300 billion of imports from China for List 4 goods

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

President Trump recently tweeted that, beginning on 1 September 2019, importers can expect a 10% tariff on $300 billion of Chinese goods.

Sophia Rolle-Kapousouzoglou

Privy Council determines extraterritorial reach of clawback claims in insolvency proceedings

Insolvency & Restructuring - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The Privy Council has determined that, notwithstanding the absence of express statutory provisions permitting service out of the jurisdiction of fraudulent preference claims, such claims are to have extraterritorial effect.

Xavier Nicholas

Will the gift keep on giving? Office of Tax Simplification's inheritance tax review

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

The Office of Tax Simplification recently published a report that made recommendations to the government to reform inheritance tax.

Riccardo Fruscalzo

Regulation of cannabis use in food and cosmetics

Product Regulation & Liability - Italy
Hogan Lovells

The cultivation and industrial use of hemp in Italy has a long tradition and recent changes to the law have led to a revival in this regard.

Maria Hadjisavva

Supreme Court rejects appeal against detention order in sexual assault case

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

The Supreme Court recently rejected an appeal against a detention order issued by the Larnaca Permanent Assize Court in a sexual assault case.

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey